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Message from the President: Stop the USPS Sell-Off & Say NO to a Privatizer Postmaster General!

Postmaster General Megan Brennan has announced her departure as PMG effective Jan. 2020. The PMG has wide powers to shape the misison and service of the USPS. The PMG will be selected by the Postal Board of Governors. Call on them to appoint a PMG...

URGENT: We’ve Reached the House, Now Let’s Take the Senate!

This week, Senators Steve Daines (R-MT) and Bryan Schatz (D-HI) introduced Senate Bill 2965. This legislation reads identical to its’ companion bill in the House (H.R. 2382), which will repeal the pre-funding mandate put into place with the 2006...

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Negotiation/Arbitration with the USPS

(This article first appeared in the November/December 2019 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) ​ Most postal workers would be surprised to learn that during negotiations for a new Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA), the top management...

Maintenance Craft Arbitration Testimony

(This article first appeared in the November/December 2019 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) ​ The following is a shortened version of the introductory testimony given by Maintenance Craft Director Balogun, before the Maintenance Craft...

APWU Supports UAW Strike for a Fair Contract

(This article first appeared in the November/December 2019 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine) ​

Installation of National Officers Brings Message of Unity

(This article first appeared in the November/December 2019 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine)    The night’s theme was “Moving Forward Together” and the ceremony was presided over by APWU Secretary-Treasurer Elizabeth “Liz” Powell. The...

Implementing Commercial Crime Policy Bond Coverage

(This article first appeared in the November/December 2019 issue of the American Postal Worker magazine)  Local union bonding is required by (1) the Constitution, and (2) the Labor Management Reporting and Disclosure Act (LMRDA). Under the LMRDA,...

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